Founder





I started playing guitar in 1977.

I performed countless gigs throughout the ‘80s & ‘90s.

I have played guitar in a wide variety of styles such as ...

Pop
Rock
Folk
Blues
Jazz
Classical.

I started teaching full time in the early ‘90s.

I founded The School Of Contemporary Guitar in 1995
& held clinics, workshops & concerts
with a long list of local & international guitar greats.

I hosted events with local guitarists such as ...

Ian Moss
Phil Emmanuel
Mal Eastick
Rick Brewster
Dave Leslie
Rex Goh
Simon Patterson
Jack Jones
Simon Hosford
Rod McCormack
Stuart French
James Muller
Steve McKenna
Tim Rollinson
Stuart Fraser
Ray Beadle
Steve Edmonds
Peter Northcote
Terry Murray
Bruce Reid

& international guitarists such as ...

Mike Stern
Buzz Feiten
Frank Gambale
Ben Butler
Tommy Emmanuel.

I founded Oz Guitar in the year 2000
& since then have taught 1,000s of students
to learn how to play the guitar.

I developed all the curriculum at Oz Guitar.

I composed music that has been used by students worldwide. 

I received many pleasing comments during my career
from some of the most respected artists & educators
in contemporary music.

I have gathered praise from music artists such as ...

Gregg Allman 
Pixie Lott
Elliott Randall
Aimee Allen
Seymour Duncan
Orianthi Panagaris
Tom Principato
Kamilah Marshall
Gabriella Cilmi
Suzi Ragsdale
Montana Tucker
Chloë Leighton
Jordyn Taylor
Stephen Housden
Liz Longley
  
& music educators such as ...

Dale Turner
Tom Kolb
Jude Gold
Michael Fath
Bridget Mermikides
Andrea Morucci
Flávio Gutok
Doug Ross.